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Social Issues

Social Issues

Big Wind

The unprecedented rush to develop industrial wind turbines is transforming the landscape in Canada and the world....

Blackfish

An emotional look at the controversy and dangers around the capture and captivity of killer whales, and their use...

Father Figures

Follows a Canadian filmmaker throughout Asia as she examines her 73-year-old father's romantic relationship with a...

Foncie's Photos

Using the street photography of Foncie Pulice, this documentary traces a timeline through the heart of Vancouver,...

For Dear Life

Terminal cancer patient James Pollard, a seasoned theatre producer, rallies his family and friends to turn death on...

Gloria & Me

Diagnosed with ALS, Gloria Taylor publicly fought for the legal right to die with dignity. BC filmmaker David...

Homemade

A diverse range of BC artists, athletes and celebrities share what home means to them.

Just Eat It

Follows a Vancouver couple as they decide to eat only rescued food for six months. What they find is shocking:...

Kismet

Turkish soap operas are enormously popular, conquering the hearts of millions of viewers in the Middle East, North...

Konnected.TV

From a group of Chilean rappers who fuse their Mapuche music with modern beats to a Mi’kmaq healer using traditional...

Lowdown Tracks

Filmmaker Shelley Saywell and singer/activist Lorraine Segato share the stories behind the songs sung by those...

Metamorphosis

A poem for the planet, Nova Ami and Velcrow Ripper's film bears witness to a moment of profound change - the loss of...

Mugshot

Explores how mugshots went from simple crime photos to a widely sought-after art form.

The Shore Break

Cousins from a tight community plan to develop their homeland on South Africa's Wild Coast. Nonhle wants to preserve...

Watermark

A look into mankind's relationship with water and how it shapes lives all around the planet.

The Whale

Tells the true story of a young lone orca named Luna, who was separated from his family and tried to befriend people...

Blackfish

An emotional look at the controversy and dangers around the capture and captivity of killer whales, and their use...

The Whale

Tells the true story of a young lone orca named Luna, who was separated from his family and tried to befriend people...